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to have that big an impact on the treasury markets. right now, there's a flight to quality and everybody is coming to the u.s. i think with more important and with the markets will be looking for is how this is handled politically. if the debt ceiling is raised and it's a big victory for president obama, because the republicans play into his hands, then i think it's going to spell, you know, looking forward that there's not going to be any structural changes, that we are going to have our tax increases and so forth. but if the republicans give this to president obama and say, look, we did our best. we wanted to cut spending, we wanted to cut taxes, and you didn't let us. and if president obama is forced to own that, then in november, 2012, there will be a referendum on that question. >> james, i can't help, but think that if we are downgraded, our financial reputation, our standing in the world, takes a hit. so, you know, i press that question, is a downgrade looking ever more likely? >> well, i think whether or not moody's and standard & poors the big credit rating agencies, it's great
statement during the u.k. phone hacking scandal. his appearance with his son james was big news there and big news here. how else did the media react and what else have we learned about the scandal. >> republicans have laid out a responsible and detailed path forward, and the house has passed it. >> jon: the house passes a plan to fix the debt crisis, but the media condemn the effort. >> do we really have time for a plan that is really just show? >> and the great debt debate goes on with more distortion from the liberal press? >> there he's saying brinksmanship, trickery around the time of a deadline just to get your way is sort of economic terrorism. >> has the negative media coverage hurt the effort. >> g.o.p. presidential candidate michele bachmann goes on the defensive after a negative story about her health and ability. did that story fail the journalistic ethics test? >> having fired the imagination of a generation, a ship like no other, its place in history secured, the space shuttle pulls into port for the last time. >> and an end to an era, with no clear future for a u.
said he would like a big plan in terms of making substantial cuts to show we are serious about cutting the deficit. he would also like us to carry the nation through the 2012 election, but today the white house chief of staff was asked about the two-stage or two-tier plan. here is how he responded. >> if there are two steps fine, but do not of a step in the second part that lets the political system show us dysfunction. get this deficit ceiling put off perhaps after the election but more importantly putting that off and giving certainty and lifting the cloud of default is begin a serious discussion and action on the deficit. >> reporter: so the way things stand, there are conversations going on the hill and lawmakers on the hill. at this point it's not clear necessity can achieve a breakthrough. the stumbling block continues to be revenues or cutting tax loopholes, however you want to look at it. >> gregg: asian markets will be open shortly. market reaction to a deal or no deal. thank you very much. catch more of chris wallace interview with john boehner and he talked to the treasury-s
, the hoover dam. and even today, it's still celebrated by advocates of big spending as an example of the wonderful things government should do. >> the project of national significance, we've got the projects on the menu right now and we've got to figure whether or not we're still a country that can think this big. >> and i think they are winning in the marketplace of idea, advocates of big spending. most people think economies won't take care of themselves, government has to control them. >> and yet, here we have the greatest examples of the opposite. with the great depression and the current situation, for somebody to think that this was caused by the free market when you have fannie and freddie with the regulations and federal reserve pumping the system with cheap credit. interest only and have no job. you know, that's not the free market at work, that's crony capitalism at its worst. >> thank you, tom woods, damon root. election season is underway and so now we're going to get those ugly, nasty campaign ads. worse than ever i'm told, but that's a myth, too. want to see a really
, some real big news, actually, because speaker boehner, it seems, may have a plan that will come to fruition, before 4 p.m. this afternoon so that the asian markets aren't rattled and it will involve sort of a two pronged approach. >> yeah, but the most important part of the two step process clayton mentioned there's going to be a short-term extension involved and the democrats have objected to that, as you know, from the very beginning, the president, nancy pelosi, harry reid all three last night reiterating they will not support a short-term extension. so it appears we are playing with some serious fire on this sunday. >> what does john boehner do, comes up and hands over the paper work, they immediately say no. listen to this, thises what mitch mcconnell has to say about this. there is bipartisan agreement on the need to prevent fault and given the unprecedented size of the debt ceiling increase, the president is requesting, this is not an easy process. and the effort to prevent default while substantially reducing washington spending will continue. >> of course, all of the co
of the house because i wanted a big fancy job. i wanted to be speaker so i could do what it takes to -- we have a spending problem. i'm going to do everything can i to tackle this problem as big a way as can i because it's the right thing for the country. >> chris: even if it causes heart burn for the g.o.p. caucus. >> it's the right thing for our country. >> chris: you now say that you and the president are from different planets. you have two entirely different views of the world. what made you ever think -- what makes you seem to think even now that you can make a deal with this president with this views on trillions of dollars in spending, entitlement lings and taxes? >> chris, ways born with the glass half full. i am the opt mist. it's about trying to find common ground. yes, i understand the president feels that we need a bigger government and more spending here in washington. i believe allowing the american people to keep more of that money is the best way to create jobs and grow our economy. it's almost like we come from two different planets. my job is to find as much ground as we can
are big and bad. new video of a suspected serial groper and one city's search for the guy who can't keep his hands to himself. movement in the debt showdown as we speak. president obama meeting with democratic leaders harry reid and nancy pelosi receipt now at the white house and here is what we know. from the house speaker john boehner deciding not to announce the proposal tonight, but expected to introduce a bill tomorrow afternoon. earlier he made an exclusive appearance on fox news sunday and at that point he was hoping to have an announcement by 4 p.m. eastern today. >> we've got a spending problem. and i'm going to do everything i can to try to tackle this problem in as big a way as i can, because it's the right thing for the country. >> even if it causes heartburn in the g.o.p. caucus? >> it's about doing the right thing for our country. >> harris: another key player in the crisis speaking with chris wallace today. tim geithner explaining why president obama is against a short plan. >> we're trying to do something important, to avoid default today and-- >> you may end up with defa
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, in exchange for big, big spending cuts. but, the white house knew that a lot of republicans including speaker john boehner thought it would be irresponsible to not -- raise the debt ceiling and go past the limited and on the other hand, the white house is insisting on a long term deal to get it passed the election, and, republicans know that they cannot reject a deal too, voy default now, just so they can get it passed the election and if there is an actual deal that is -- for 6 months the white house will have to accept it. so, both sides have these weakness in their bargaining positions. >> jamie: byron york of the washington examiner, i know you wrote a great piece on this yesterday and we'll follow your commentary how things are going in washington. thanks for weighing in, today. >> thank you, jamie. >> eric: right now it is ten at night in hong kong and 11:00 at night in tokyo and, in hours when the traders wake up and go to work, what will happen? all eyes are anticipating what could happen when trading beginnings in the asian markets, anxiety of a possible massive sell off is running o
hanes. >> exactly. >> i am a big fan of hanes. >> but there is something about men who just shouldn't twitter in their underwear or trying to sell underwear. >> i think you are right. underwear is the underling factor here. see how i said underlining? i did that by accident. joe, you said in the green room you agree with everything mendenhall tweeted and then some. >> i thought he didn't say enough. this is one of those things i said, a guy can express himself. as you read the tweet you fall off you are like, what kind of person celebrates death? okay, okay, i get it. it is amazing how people can hate a man they never heard speak. we only heard one side of this. okay, you lost me. it is a tough one. >> so basically you agree that he should have lost the endorsement deal? >> yeah, i mean, i am always torn with stuff like this. do i agree with what he said? no. do you have to represent the people are you in business with? yes, i do. do i think we live in a culture where everything is so kid handled these days, this is an extreme example. there are people saying far less insightful thi
if something big happens all of our i's will be dotted and t's will be crossed. sometimes it is the resignation of a congressman or a fire that day it was a balloon flying through the air and i was surreal. -- and it was surreal. would you look at this! oh my goodness. now the balloon is on the ground. is there a 6-year-old boy about to come out of this thing? this is the moment of truth. i've just been told they are putting us on camera now. we don't know. >> the affiliate here is reporting that they have confirmed that no one is inside. >> all along we are watching this fly through the air. not really knowing. is it possible that he never got in the thing? dad says he did. the brother thinks he fell out. you know where we are right now? it is time for honesty, we don't know. we don't realize that these parents are three shades crazy. we don't know we are all under their hoax. we were hesitant to put this story on the air in the first place what if it is a hoax? some reports i'm getting now officer this child, i can't confirm this, i'm told this child was a child who appeared on the television
thing. here are the things we are going to spend all our day researching so if something big happens all of our i's will be dotted and t's will be crossed. sometimes it is the resignation of a congressman or a fire that day it was a balloon flying through the air and i was surreal. -- and it was surreal. would you look at this! oh my goodness. now the balloon is on the ground. is there a 6-year-old boy about to come out of this thing? this is the moment of truth. i've just been told they are putting us on camera now. we don't know. >> the affiliate here is reporting that they have confirmed that no one is inside. >> all along we are watching this fly through the air. not really knowing. is it possible that he never got in the thing? dad says he did. the brother thinks he fell out. you know where we are right now? it is time for honesty, we don't know. we don't realize that these parents are three shades crazy. we don't know we are all under their hoax. we were hesitant to put this story on the air in the first place what if it is a hoax? some reports i'm getting now officer this child, i
in an exclusive. plus -- they may be small in stature, but they are big on talent. back by popular demand, the sleepy band banjo boys. ladies and gentlemen, governor mike huckabee. >> thank you. thank you very much. great audience. welcome to huckabee from the fox news studios in new york city. some nut group called freedom from religion has their antenna up because the governor of texas is calling for a day of prayer. now, even though taxpayers aren't paying for any of it, this group is suing to stop it. look, it is one thing to express some cynicism as to whether the timing for a highly publicized prayer event is a precursor to an announcement the governor wants to run for president, but i cannot understand why people who don't even believe in god and hate religion are so afraid of it. if they really think prayer is a worth less and meaning less exercise in futility, then wouldn't they want believers praying more? it would keep them busy doing something harmless instead of going out to the streets scream ling for pedestrians to repent. let's say i plan on messing them up. i will pray fo
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migraine headaches and takes medication for them. boy, that is a big story. that is nonsense that one has to endure running for president. it fries my bacon that the worse criticism of michelle bachmann gets headaches. good grief the presidency is a headache. you can see she has unfailing energy and hardly seems incapacitated . i get so tired of the saint was journalism demanding to see the medical records of a female presidential candidate because i staffer who couldn't keep up with them. that is losing one headache and only people i have less use for with someone who does that to a former boss is the gum shoe reporter who usually smells a story. what he usually smells is his own self. brian left on the stage to confront and demand that she answer his questions and got upset when the staffers treated him like the incontract jerk he can be. being on the receiving end of his brand of reporting, i realized that he is less the cause of a headache for michelle bachmann and more a pain in the other end of one's anatomy. reporters have a right to ask questions but not demand answers to question
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